Mick Fanning

Events

Mick Fanning Born

13 June 1981

At the age of 5 Mick Fanning first learnt to surf.

1986

When he was 12 he moved houses to Tweed Heads,New South Wales.

1993

Mick Fanning established himself as one of the best surfers on the Queensland points by placing in the top three at the Australian National Titles.

1996

Mick Fanning finished 2002 as Rookie of the Year.

2002

Mick Fanning first won the ASP World Champion in 2007 and then did it again in 2009 and in 2013.

2007

On 31 January 2016, Mick Fanning announced that he and his wife were divorcing.

2016

In 2017 Mick Fanning was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia for distinguished service to surfing as a professional competitor at the national and international level, and as a supporter of

2017